Falun Gong Practitioners

Some articles on practitioners, falun gong, falun gong practitioners, falun:

Kilgour-Matas Report
... David Matas into allegations of organ harvesting from live practitioners of the Falun Gong spiritual movement in China, which was published July 2006 and revised in January 2007 ... The investigation was requested by the Coalition to Investigate the Persecution of Falun Gong (CIPFG), and concluded that "there has been, and continues today to be, large-scale ... that between 450,000 to 1 million Falun Gong members were detained at any given time, and estimated that tens of thousands may have been targeted for organ harvesting ...
History Of Falun Gong - Timeline of Major Events - 2008 – Present
... continue to launch strike-hard campaigns against Falun Gong surrounding sensitive events and anniversaries, and step up efforts to coercively "transform" Falun Gong adherents in detention ... Lawyers who seek to represent Falun Gong defendants continue to face punishment from Chinese authorities, including harassment, disbarment, and imprisonment ... Xu Na, is sentenced to 3 years in prison for possessing Falun Gong literature ...
Academic Views On Falun Gong - Suppression - Falun Gong's Response To Suppression
... Falun Gong's response to the suppression in China began in July 1999 with appeals to local, provincial and central petitioning offices in Beijing ... It soon progressed to larger demonstrations, with hundreds of Falun Gong adherents traveling daily to Tiananmen Square to perform Falun Gong ... These demonstrations were invariably broken up by security forces, and the practitioners involved were arrested—sometimes violently—and detained ...
Political Repression In The People's Republic Of China - Civil Liberties - Religious Freedom - Falun Gong
... On 20 July 1999, the government banned Falun Gong and all unauthorised 'heterodox religions', and began a nationwide crackdown on the popular new religious movement following a demonstration by 10,000 ... Practitioners have occasionally hacked into state television channels to broadcast pro-Falun Gong content ... Outside mainland China, practitioners are actively appealing to the governments, media, and people of their respective countries about the situation in China ...
Tiananmen Square Self-immolation Incident - Dispute
... of dispute between representatives of Falun Gong, the Chinese government, and other observers ... especially since the remaining Falun Gong practitioners have been driven underground." In his 2001 book on Falun Gong, journalist Danny Schechter drew on evidence from Falun ... themselves on fire and considered themselves Falun Gong practitioners, they would not be representative of Falun Gong practitioners." Beatrice Turpin, a China correspondent with Associated Press Television ...